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September 27, 2021

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U.S. officials: Biden aide to meet Saudi crown prince on Yemen
Monday, September 27, 2021
President Joe Biden's national security adviser Jake Sullivan is traveling to Saudi Arabia on Monday to meet with Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman as the U.S. presses for ...
Gen. Milley: Whisperer to presidents, target of intrigue
Monday, September 27, 2021
Gen. Mark Milley has been the target of more political intrigue and debate in two years as chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff than any of his recent predecessors were in four. One after another, firestorms have ...
Facebook puts Instagram for kids on hold after pushback
Monday, September 27, 2021
Facebook is putting a hold on the development of a kids' version of Instagram, geared toward children under 13, to address concerns that have been raised about the vulnerability of ...
UK mulls calling in army to help ease gas shortages at pumps
Monday, September 27, 2021
Lines of cars formed at British gas stations for a fourth day on Monday, as the government mulled sending in the army to help ease the supply disruptions, triggered by a shortage of ...
Uncertain start to post-Merkel era after close German vote
Monday, September 27, 2021
The party that narrowly beat outgoing German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s bloc pushed Monday for a quick agreement on a coalition government, but Europe’s biggest economy could still be in for weeks of ...
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John Hinckley, who shot Reagan, to be freed from oversight
Monday, September 27, 2021
A federal judge said Monday that John Hinckley Jr., who tried to assassinate President Ronald Reagan four decades ago, can be freed from all his remaining restrictions next year if he continues to follow those ...
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Biden, Congress face big week for agenda, government funding
Monday, September 27, 2021
It's a consequential week for President Joe Biden's agenda, as Democratic leaders trim back his $3.5 trillion tax and spending package to win over remaining lawmakers and work to quickly pass ...
MGM taking over operations of Cosmopolitan
MGM taking over operations of Cosmopolitan
Monday, September 27, 2021
MGM Resorts International is expanding its footprint on the Las Vegas Strip, announcing this morning it has agreed to purchase operations of the Cosmopolitan for ...
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Check out all the yummy steak options in Las Vegas
Monday, September 27, 2021
Valley boasts stellar choices in wide range of styles.
Chaos and change: Raiders show progress in second straight crazy, close home win
Chaos and change: Raiders show progress in second straight crazy, close home win
Monday, September 27, 2021
Raiders overcome mistakes to improve to first 3-0 record in 19 years
Derek Carr sat in the Raiders’ Allegiant Stadium locker room after a whirlwind 31-28 overtime victory against the Miami Dolphins on Sunday vocally going over his mistakes with Jon Gruden. ...
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Big stars set for MGM Grand for Shaquille O’Neal’s fundraising gala
Monday, September 27, 2021
Justin Bieber and Imagine Dragons are among the artists slated to perform at The Event on October 2.
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Shoeshiners in Vegas ‘survived COVID-19 and we’re still doing shoes’
Monday, September 27, 2021
Keith Bryant’s first shift working as a shoeshiner on the Las Vegas Strip more than 20 years ago produced about $150 in tips over three hours.
Putting humanity on a sliding scale
Monday, September 27, 2021
OPINION:
The breathless coverage of the disappearance and apparent killing of Gabrielle Petito has played out in a virtual — and sometimes literal — split screen alongside images of mounted officers in Texas swinging long reins like whips while herding Haitian migrants. That startling contrast forces us once again to wrestle with a crucial question: What kinds of people, in what kinds of bodies, with what kinds of lineage do we value?
They want to be in the room where it happens
Monday, September 27, 2021
OPINION:
It has come to my attention that a number of dedicated citizens would like a break from worrying about the budget battle in Congress.
Water contamination is another possible side effect of drought in the West
Monday, September 27, 2021
EDITORIAL:
A new study offers disquieting information for Westerners about their water supply. Due primarily to reduced river flows brought on by dry conditions ...